Xavier Hufkens is to present an Art Basel Online Viewing Room of new large scale paintings by American artist Katherine Bernhardt
Live from September 23rd to September 26th and featuring 100 Art Basel galleries from 28 countries and territories, ‘OVR:2020’ will be exclusively dedicated to works made this year.
James Murdoch has invested $81+ million into MCH Group. The investment makes Murdoch the Swiss company’s new “anchor shareholder”.
After extensive analysis of the current global situation, Art Basel has decided not to hold its Basel show. The fair was scheduled to take place at Messe Basel from September 17 to September 20, 2020,
For these reasons, and in light of measures adopted worldwide to control the spread of the coronavirus, LISTE have decided to postpone Liste Art Fair Basel to 14 – 20 September 2020.
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and its unprecedented impact worldwide, Art Basel has decided to postpone its June fair. The 2020 edition of Art Basel will now take place at Messe Basel from September 17 to September 20, 2020, with preview days on September 15 and September 16, 2020.
Art Basel’s viewing Rooms opens this Wednesday 18th for VIP’s then everyone else from 20th.
Art Basel is, I’d say, a bit safer than usual this year: hardly any film, plenty of ‘another one of those’ moments, artists from the Venice Biennale out in force. But if course there are plenty of works of fresh interest. Here are four things I liked among the thousands at 290 galleries:
‘SMUT’ is a two-person exhibition of emerging British artists Jamie Fitzpatrick and Lindsey Mendick, whose practices explore a shared interest in gender, high and low cultural histories, and the relevance of the figure in image-making. Opening during Art Basel at Vitrine gallery Basel.
This year’s edition of Unlimited will consist of 71 large-scale projects, presented by galleries participating in the fair. Curated for the seventh consecutive year by Gianni Jetzer, the sector will feature a wide range of presentations, from seminal pieces from the past to work created especially for Art Basel.
Art Basel will screen a premier program of 16 film and video works presented by the show’s participating galleries. The Film program is curated for the fourth consecutive year by Cairo-based film curator Maxa Zoller
Art Basel and BMW have chosen Astha Butail (represented by GALLERYSKE, New Delhi, Bangalore) as the next BMW Art Journey winner.
Art Basel has collaborated with Google Arts & Culture to present Virtual Reality project ‘Virtual Frontiers: Artists experimenting with Tilt Brush’ which opens in Hong Kong on Tuesday.
The Skateroom have announced an on-going collaboration with The Beyeler Foundation during Art Basel 2016.
Midmed Sculptures is a performed presentation of canonical works of sculpture.
Art Basel today announced its new Art Basel Cities initiative, which will expand Art Basel’s engagement in the art world from staging art fairs to working with cities to develop cultural events with international resonance.
Starting in 2015, Art Basel and BMW will support emerging artists by awarding the BMW Art Journey, enabling them to go on their own journey of creative discovery.
See BMW’s Collection of Art Cars